Late on Friday, February 12, it became known that the US stationed in South Korea another battery of interceptor missiles Patriot, told Fox News channel. Negotiations will soon start on placement in this country more advanced systems protivoraketnaya defense.
Tensions between South Korea and North Korea reached a new level. Seoul has ordered the closure of the General industrial zone Kaesong, accusing the Northern neighbours in that they use these plants for the development of the nuclear program. Pyongyang expelled South Korean citizens, confiscated their property and threatened to turn the industrial area into a military barracks.
The DPRK government also stated that it considers the closure of enterprises «Declaration of war».
We will remind, recently North Korea conducted a satellite launch that was hailed as the next test of a ballistic missile and sharply raised tensions in the region. In particular, it has been brought into a state of high alert, the armed forces of Japan.